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Snapchat is considering a dedicated news tab
Snapchat is considering a dedicated news tab By Adrian Willings

It seems that Snapchat is following in Facebook's footsteps by working on a dedicated news tab for its service.... Read more

How to install the Google Play Store on an Android phone or tablet that doesn't have it
How to install the Google Play Store on an Android phone or tablet that doesn't have it By Dan Grabham

You need the Google Play Store if you want to install most apps on an Android device. But what if your Android device doesn't have access to Google Play Services by default?... Read more

Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide
Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide By Maggie Tillman

These are the absolute best iPhone apps available right now, from productivity apps to apps for traveling, reading, listening to music, and more. Read more

Amazon Music adds an HD tier with lossless audio to better Spotify, Apple
Amazon Music adds an HD tier with lossless audio to better Spotify, Apple By Dan Grabham

Amazon has introduced an HD tier to Amazon Music with millions of lossless tracks.... Read more

Microsoft reveals Build 2020 dates a full eight months in advance
Microsoft reveals Build 2020 dates a full eight months in advance By Maggie Tillman

The company announced it will hold Build 2020 in Seattle from 19 May to 21 May. Microsoft hasn't started selling tickets to the show at this point, but it has a mailing list you can join to get more information.... Read more

This app cancels all your subscription trials before you forget
This app cancels all your subscription trials before you forget By Maggie Tillman

Developed by British app creator Josh Browder, Free Trial Surfing is supposedly live in the US and will launch this week in the UK. It reportedly has 10,000 users.... Read more

26 famous artworks re-imagined with smiles and old age filters
26 famous artworks re-imagined with smiles and old age filters By Adrian Willings

Ever wondered what it might be like if the subjects of classic oil paintings had grown old and happy then had their likeness painted again?... Read more

Spotify could occasionally check your location to ensure you meet its Family plan conditions
Spotify could occasionally check your location to ensure you meet its Family plan conditions By Britta O'Boyle

Spotify's Premium for Family Plan allows up to six users to use the Premium streaming service for £14.99 or $14.99 a month. There's a catch though - all... Read more

How to enable dark mode on Slack
How to enable dark mode on Slack By Maggie Tillman

Many trends have popped up this year, as they tend to do every year, but if we had to pick a defining one for 2019 it may be the "dark mode".... Read more

20 amusing images of cartoon characters in Photoshopped into Renaissance paintings
20 amusing images of cartoon characters in Photoshopped into Renaissance paintings By Adrian Willings

We love the work of skilled Photoshoppers, reimagining photos or breathing new life into classic artworks.... Read more

How to stabilise shaky videos with VideoProc
How to stabilise shaky videos with VideoProc By Pocket-lint Promotion

Description: Digiarty’sVideoProc lets you quickly and easily stabilise shaky video without having to use complicated and complex software It’s never... Read more

Google antitrust probe: What's happening and how it affects you
Google antitrust probe: What's happening and how it affects you By Maggie Tillman

Attorneys general for all 50 US states and territories on Monday announced a wide-ranging review into Google, to explore whether it threatens competition, consumers, and internet growth.... Read more

5 best ecommerce platforms to grow your online store
5 best ecommerce platforms to grow your online store By Carrie Marshall

The perfect partners for your ecommerce adventures.... Read more

This incredible artist changes your perspective of the world with amazing sketches
This incredible artist changes your perspective of the world with amazing sketches By Adrian Willings

Pietro Cataudella is an incredibly talented artist with not only an ability to create impressive sketches but an eye for changing our perspective too... Read more

Apple Music finally comes to the web! Try the new beta site now
Apple Music finally comes to the web! Try the new beta site now By Maggie Tillman

Apple has launched a dedicated website for Apple Music. It is available now to all Apple Music users, though it's still in beta.... Read more

What is Facebook Dating and how does it work?
What is Facebook Dating and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Facebook has officially launched a free dating service. It's called Facebook Dating, and it's now live in the US. Here's how it works.... Read more

25 amusing images of animals Photoshopped into Renaissance paintings
25 amusing images of animals Photoshopped into Renaissance paintings By Adrian Willings

What would the world look like if animals were in high society or were captured on canvas like people of old? Take a look at this gallery to find out.... Read more

3 great ways to transfer your WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android if you're changing phones
3 great ways to transfer your WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android if you're changing phones By Pocket-lint Promotion

While backing up your messages on iPhone or Android is easy via the WhatsApp app, switching from iPhone to Android or vice versa isn't.... Read more

How to access Android easter eggs: Android 10, Pie, Oreo, Nougat and more
How to access Android easter eggs: Android 10, Pie, Oreo, Nougat and more By Cam Bunton

Google is well known for throwing easter eggs in to its software, particularly with Android versions... Read more

What is Zao and why is everyone talking about it?
What is Zao and why is everyone talking about it? By Rik Henderson

Like Snapchat's gender swap and FaceApp before it, mobile application Zao has become something of an overnight sensation. But why?... Read more

What is Apple Screen Time and how does it work?
What is Apple Screen Time and how does it work? By Stuart Miles

Apple's Screen Time looks to address your digital health. Here's everything you need to know.... Read more

What is Siri and how does Siri work?
What is Siri and how does Siri work? By Britta O'Boyle

Our guide to Siri - Apple's voice-controlled personal assistant. Here's how it works and everything else you need to know.... Read more

55 best tech life hacks ever
55 best tech life hacks ever By Maggie Tillman

Loads of different life hacks, every single one of which will either blow your mind or make you wonder how you ever survived this long without them.... Read more

Pokemon Masters is out: Trainers and Pokemon pair up in new game
Pokemon Masters is out: Trainers and Pokemon pair up in new game By Maggie Tillman

Pokemon Masters is a collaboration between Pokemon Company and DeNA, the mobile game company that also developed Super Mario Run.... Read more

Spotify tests in-app button that will let you create podcasts
Spotify tests in-app button that will let you create podcasts By Maggie Tillman

Spotify is apparently exploring new ways to grow its podcasts platform, evident by a button it is testing that allows users to create podcasts.... Read more

Google Maps now pairs transit directions with biking and ridesharing
Google Maps now pairs transit directions with biking and ridesharing By Maggie Tillman

Google Maps is updating with a new feature that will help those of you who rideshare and bike to get around town.... Read more

The biggest Microsoft failures ever
The biggest Microsoft failures ever By Ben Crompton

One of the largest multinationals ever, Microsoft is known all over the world. But it doesn't always do everything right.... Read more

Facebook legacy contact: How to appoint a profile executor for after death
Facebook legacy contact: How to appoint a profile executor for after death By Maggie Tillman

Facebook is one of the few services available that have an established way of dealing with account management in the event of a user's death. The idea is that Facebook user can set an executor of sorts, officially known as a legacy contact, who will have limited access to their account. This will allow them to tie up the account and leave it there as a memorial of the person's life.... Read more

What is Facebook's Clear History tool and how does it work?
What is Facebook's Clear History tool and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Facebook is developing a 'Clear History' tool. The idea is that, finally, you'll be able to clear your Facebook history.... Read more

Microsoft Chromium Edge browser: How to try the beta on your Mac or PC
Microsoft Chromium Edge browser: How to try the beta on your Mac or PC By Maggie Tillman

The Edge beta is available for all supported versions of Windows and MacOS, with Microsoft describing it as a very "stable" preview that has cleared many rounds of quality testing.... Read more

What is Google Duo video call app, how does it work and does it offer voice calls?
What is Google Duo video call app, how does it work and does it offer voice calls? By Maggie Tillman

Here's a run down of what Google Duo is and how it works, including how to get started and whether it's safe to use.... Read more

What is Apple Music Family, how much is it and what does it offer?
What is Apple Music Family, how much is it and what does it offer? By Britta O'Boyle

This is everything you need to know about the Apple Music Family subscription, from how much it costs to what it offers and where it is available.... Read more

What is Google Play Music family plan and how does it work?
What is Google Play Music family plan and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

This feature is all about Google Play Music's Family Plan, including how much it is, what features it offers and where it is available.... Read more

Want to organize SMS messages on Android? Try Microsoft's new app
Want to organize SMS messages on Android? Try Microsoft's new app By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has created a new mobile app for Android users. Called SMS Organizer, it's designed to auto-sort SMS messages using machine learning.... Read more

What is Spotify's Premium for Family Plan, how much is it and what does it offer?
What is Spotify's Premium for Family Plan, how much is it and what does it offer? By Britta O'Boyle

This is everything you need to know about Spotify Premium for Family plan including what it gets you, how you can sign up, and what features it offers... Read more

Spotify upgrades Premium Family Plan with new features, including Explicit Content Filter control
Spotify upgrades Premium Family Plan with new features, including Explicit Content Filter control By Britta O'Boyle

Spotify has upgraded its Premium Family Plan with a number of new features including parental controls, new playlists and refreshed account management... Read more

You can now get unlimited Spotify streaming on an EE Smart Plan
You can now get unlimited Spotify streaming on an EE Smart Plan By Dan Grabham

EE recently added Amazon Prime Video to its Smart Plans and now has also put Spotify into the mix, too. Spotify can be used on the Music Data Pass, either... Read more

Instagram is testing new features including revamping Boomerang and more
Instagram is testing new features including revamping Boomerang and more By Adrian Willings

According to a code researcher, Instagram appears to be working on a few different changes to its app with new features coming for Boomerang.... Read more

What are robocalls and how can you stop them?
What are robocalls and how can you stop them? By Maggie Tillman

Ever get a call from a random number, answer it, and then hear an automated message on the other end offering you a new car?... Read more

Twitter is testing ways to let you follow or snooze specific topics
Twitter is testing ways to let you follow or snooze specific topics By Adrian Willings

Twitter is dabbling in updates that might allow you to follow specific topics in the same way you follow people.... Read more

Now anyone can build and share AR effects on Instagram with Spark AR
Now anyone can build and share AR effects on Instagram with Spark AR By Adrian Willings

Facebook is now making it possible for you to create your own augmented reality effects for your Instagram posts.... Read more

Surprise, surprise: Facebook workers listened in on Messenger audio clips
Surprise, surprise: Facebook workers listened in on Messenger audio clips By Maggie Tillman

Similar to Microsoft, Facebook has been caught hiring third-party contractors to listen in on audio clips of its users.... Read more

Looks like Facebook is working on a dark mode for its main app too
Looks like Facebook is working on a dark mode for its main app too By Cam Bunton

Dark Mode seems to be a thing people are excited about these days, and it looks like it's coming to Facebook... Read more

Nike launches a subscription service for kids' kicks: How it works
Nike launches a subscription service for kids' kicks: How it works By Maggie Tillman

It seems like everything comes with a subscription service option. The latest example? Nike trainers.... Read more

Verizon offloads Tumblr to owner of WordPress after just two years
Verizon offloads Tumblr to owner of WordPress after just two years By Maggie Tillman

In 2017, Verizon acquired Tumblr. Now, it's selling the property.... Read more

Facebook set to launch a news tab soon
Facebook set to launch a news tab soon By Adrian Willings

Facebook is apparently planning on launching a new "news" tab in the coming months in order to deliver news directly from well-known publishers.... Read more

Use Skype or Cortana? How to delete your voice data before Microsoft listens in
Use Skype or Cortana? How to delete your voice data before Microsoft listens in By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft contractors have been reviewing voice recordings from Skype’s auto-translation feature and the Cortana voice assistant.... Read more

How do I turn off in-app purchases for iPhone, iPad and Android?
How do I turn off in-app purchases for iPhone, iPad and Android? By Cam Bunton

If you're worried about large bills running up on your credit card due to in-app purchases, here's how to switch them off.... Read more

Google Maps Live View AR navigation rolling out to more devices
Google Maps Live View AR navigation rolling out to more devices By Adrian Willings

Google has been working on a new UI for Google Maps that uses augmented reality to show you which way to walk using arrows placed in the real world.... Read more

Apple Digital Masters want to help you stream studio quality audio
Apple Digital Masters want to help you stream studio quality audio By Chris Hall

One of the big criticisms of music services is quality - especially for those who want to listen on quality Hi-Fi equipment... Read more

This is how much the Disney+ bundle with ESPN+ and Hulu will cost
This is how much the Disney+ bundle with ESPN+ and Hulu will cost By Maggie Tillman

Disney has finally confirmed how much its upcoming streaming service, Disney+, will cost every month if subscribers get the bundle package.... Read more

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